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Spanish Civil War Diary By Georges Bernanos
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The work as a whole may seem wildly surreal and devilish, much like the works of Catalonian native Salvador Dali, whose work was also touched by the Spanish Civil War under General Franco. Read in... More > that vein, the work perhaps retains some historical importance; afterall, Spain was only a prelude to the horrors and genocides to come as all of Europe descended into the chaos of total war. When Bernanos is dealing with facts and first-hand accounts of the political purges in Spain he is at his best, and at times feels reminiscent of the diaries of George Orwell or the works of Solzhenitsyn. At other times the reader will be at pains to recognize anything of the tender and beloved author of Diary of a Country Priest in the pedantic and obsessive screeds and jeremiads of Bernanos contained in this diary. He reminds one of Joseph de Mastre; surely the world was plunging headlong into a kind of madness, if even it’s best and most thoughtful writers were possessed with the general delirium of the times.< Less
Child of the Spanish Civil War By Sally Diaz
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More than a half-million Spaniards lost their lives in the Spanish Civil War of the 1930s, a bloody conflict that became the “proving grounds” for Nazi Germany’s plan for world... More > domination. Neighbor battled against neighbor; friends and family members fought on opposing sides, and many perished as religious and political passions flared. In Child of the Spanish Civil War, Andres and his family find their lives torn apart as their small town in the mountains of Northern Spain becomes a battlefield. Dodging bullets and hiding from Nazis as they make their way across the ravaged countryside, they pay a dear price in their quest for freedom. Based on the true story of a young survivor, this book is a gripping account of one family’s struggle against almost impossible odds.< Less
Child of the Spanish Civil War By Sally Diaz
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More than a half-million Spaniards lost their lives in the Spanish Civil War of the 1930s, a bloody conflict that became the “proving grounds” for Nazi Germany’s plan for world... More > domination. Neighbor battled against neighbor; friends and family members fought on opposing sides, and many perished as religious and political passions flared. In Child of the Spanish Civil War, Andres and his family find their lives torn apart as their small town in the mountains of Northern Spain becomes a battlefield. Dodging bullets and hiding from Nazis as they make their way across the ravaged countryside, they pay a dear price in their quest for freedom. Based on the true story of a young survivor, this book is a gripping account of one family’s struggle against almost impossible odds.< Less
Manolo. A child in the Spanish civil war By Miguel Montero
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The Spanish civil war exploded when the core of the Spanish character, forged over centuries, was assailed by the actions of new but misguided ideas in conflict with the Spanish spirit. Manolo is a... More > living ghost of childhood lost, brought about by the horror of the war, that left the Country scarred for many decades. Wounds, which will never quite heal. It is through his eyes, the eyes of a ten-year-old child, that the consequences of such tragic conflict are viewed. Together with his friends, two boys and a girl of the same age, he transports us to the days, back in history, when death was around the corner and was accepted as the norm; when threats to innocent lives easily became a quick step to execution for the most trivial reasons; when food was scarce to the point of starvation. And amidst this turmoil Manolo survived as a refugee of adversity.< Less
Manolo. A child in the Spanish civil war By Miguel Montero
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The Spanish civil war exploded when the core of the Spanish character, forged over centuries, was assailed by the actions of new but misguided ideas in conflict with the Spanish spirit. Manolo is a... More > living ghost of childhood lost, brought about by the horror of the war, that left the Country scarred for many decades. Wounds, which will never quite heal. It is through his eyes, the eyes of a ten-year-old child, that the consequences of such tragic conflict are viewed. Together with his friends, two boys and a girl of the same age, he transports us to the days, back in history, when death was around the corner and was accepted as the norm; when threats to innocent lives easily became a quick step to execution for the most trivial reasons; when food was scarce to the point of starvation. And amidst this turmoil Manolo survived as a refugee of adversity.< Less
BANDERAS ADELANTE!: SPANISH CIVIL WAR HANDBOOK By HR GAMES
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The complete PANZER KORP GENERAL's Handbook on the Spanish Civil War. Covers all the various beligerents and their weapons. Includes factions, campaigns, leaders and ideology.
Polikarpov Fighters of the Spanish Civil War: Chatos & Moscas In Profile & Scale By Erik Pilawskii
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Volume no.6 of the Profile & Scale series illuminates the various Polikarpov fighters of the Spanish Civil War (1936-39). More than 70 full-colour profiles document the appearance of these famous... More > I-15s and I-16s, or Chatos and Moscas, in unstinting detail and accuracy. All-original, never previously published 1:48 scale line drawings are provided for the I-15 from all three manufacturers, Russian and Spanish. Full scale plans are included for the I-16 Types 5 and 10, but also for the special Ispanskii hybrid version shipped to Spain and the locally built examples from Alicante. The work contains more than 70 full colour profiles depicting all of the known Polikarpov examples from the photographic record. A discussion of tactical markings and technical development make this an invaluable reference for the historian and modeller alike.< Less
The Anarchist Lesson from the Spanish Civil War By Jing Zhao
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This is the Anarchism Collection S-1 in Chinese of Spanish Civil War. It includes Ba Jin's translation , Orwell's Homage to Catalonia (partial), and Jing Zhao's reviews.
The Anarchist Lesson from the Spanish Civil War By Jing Zhao
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This is the Anarchism Collection S-1 in Chinese of Spanish Civil War. It includes Ba Jin's translation , Orwell's Homage to Catalonia, and Jing Zhao's articles.
SPANISH VISIONS By Robert Bovington
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"SPANISH VISIONS" Robert Bovington is an Englishman living in Spain. He is enthusiastic about his adopted country and its people - so much so, that he has written a number of books... More > including "SPANISH IMPRESSIONS". "SPANISH VISIONS" is a pictorial companion to "SPANISH IMPRESSIONS" and provides the reader with a photographic impressions of a country that is a dynamic member of modern Europe - a country that until not so long ago was ruled by a military dictator following the ravages of a Civil War. From Almería in sun-kissed Andalucía to Zaragoza in historic Aragón; from ancient Antequera to Vitoria-Gasteiz in the Basque country; the author takes the reader on a tour of Spain. He visits the Alhambra Palace in Granada, Córdoba's Mezquita and the Cathedral at Santiago de Compostela. He explores Spain's diverse natural landscapes - the Picos de Europa, the Sierra Nevada, the Timanfaya National Park in Lanzarote and the vast plains of La Mancha.< Less

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